The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 200 points early Monday, as Bitcoin briefly surged above $66,000 to near record highs. The tech-heavy Nasdaq composite lagged as Tesla stock stumbled on a potential Elon Musk stock sale.XDo you think that the rally here is starting to get a littlehttps://imasdk.googleapis.com/js/core/bridge3.487.0_en.html#goog_121703783Volume 0% 

Among the Dow Jones leadersApple (AAPL) moved up 0.1% Monday, while Microsoft (MSFT) gained 0.2% in today’s stock market. American Express (AXP), JPMorgan Chase (JPM) and Nike (NKE) continue to trade near new buy points in the current rally.

Tesla (TSLA) briefly skidded nearly 7% Monday after Musk, the company’s chief executive, proposed a potential sale of his shares on Twitter over the weekend.

Among companies reporting earnings, PayPal (PYPL) and Roblox (RBLX) will report earnings after the close Monday.

Among the top stocks to buy and watch, Academy Sports & Outdoors (ASO), Adobe (ADBE), Goldman Sachs (GS) and Li Auto (LI) are in or near buy zones.

Microsoft and Tesla are IBD Leaderboard stocks. Academy Sports is an IBD SwingTrader stock. Goldman was featured in last week’s Stocks Near A Buy Zone story. Li Auto was Friday’s IBD Stock Of The Day.

Dow Jones Today: Bitcoin Surges

After the stock market open Monday, the Dow Jones industrials rose 0.4% vs. fair value, while the S&P 500 moved up 0.1%. The Nasdaq climbed 0.2% in morning trade.

Among exchange-traded funds, Innovator IBD 50 (FFTY) rose 0.8% Monday. Nasdaq 100 tracker Invesco QQQ Trust (QQQ) inched lower Monday. And the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) added 0.2%.

The price of Bitcoin surged 5.5% over the last 24 hours, trading around $65,300 early Monday, according to Coindesk. Bitcoin traded as high as $66,411 before paring some gains. Proshares Bitcoin Strategy (BITO) jumped 7% Monday. On Oct. 20, Bitcoin hit a record high at $66,974.77.